TYNE TUGS AND TUG BUILDERS
A history of Tyne Tugs, their builders and owners
Above: Select the required Tug Owner by using the initial letter of the Owner's Name eg: Batey, Lawson or Tyne.
KEY BELOW: D / H / P (D = basic dimensions are shown; H = a history is given; P = one or more photographs are available)
Tug Owner: Smith's Dock Co Ltd, North Shields
Smith's Dock had building and repair yards on the Tyne and the Tees. This list is for all operations.
I am indebted to Ron Mapplebeck for the following information on the various tugs.
The following tugs were owned or operated: